portray

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  • However, he was portrayed as a different character in each of his appearances.
  • He is normally portrayed as an old man rather than a young one.
  • His work often focused on religious subject matter while using current events to portray them.
  • One character, a large, well-built horse, portrays different characters in each episode.
  • One of those was his choice of subjects and the way they were portrayed.
  • For the very first time, she portrayed an independent, career-driven woman.
  • These stories are more human, with characters portrayed with greater depth and care.
  • The show portrays the same kind of characters, living all together in a building.
  • And she is very different to what people portray her as being.
  • He is also the only actor to have portrayed the creature more than once.
  • In addition, he has appeared in a music video portraying his own experience of time travel.
  • I understand that they now portray my father in a better light, as he really was.
  • By such means, they attempted to portray the energy and speed of modern life.
  • The conference was not successful, but it was portrayed as such by the official media.
  • They portray working-class people in conflict with the authorities above them.
  • The character has been portrayed several times in film.
  • He is often portrayed with a bird, typically in his hand.
  • If you're going to portray love, you have to feel it.
  • Despite these weak organizations, elections are still usually portrayed as national races between the political parties.
  • Many critics have concluded that one minor character or another is portrayed as having the right philosophy.
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Meaning of portray

  • verb Portray in words
    The book portrays the actor as a selfish person
  • verb Make a portrait of
    Goya wanted to portray his mistress, the Duchess of Alba
  • verb Represent abstractly, for example in a painting, drawing, or sculpture
    The father is portrayed as a good-looking man in this painting